The PSA has prepared a document about barrier management to provide information on how we define the requirements in the regulations and guideline texts in relation to the contents of relevant standards.
Following up the petroleum industry’s work with digital technology and ICT security is a priority area at the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway (PSA). A key target for this supervision in 2019 will be helping the sector to improve safety and the working environment.
A new study commissioned by the PSA provides state-of-the-art knowledge about experiences of incidents and failure modes linked to bonded flexible pipes and hoses.
We have carried out an audit of Equinor focused on the company’s follow-up of the technical condition of structures following the life extension for the Statfjord A facility.
We have conducted a major accident audit at Sture.
We have carried out a major accident audit of Gassco at Kollsnes.
We have carried out an audit of Equinor Energy AS (Equinor) focused on the company’s follow-up of steel pipes, steel risers and control cables for the northern operating area.
We have carried out a major accident audit of Esso Norge AS (Esso) at Slagentangen.
We have carried out an audit of technical safety and emergency preparedness, with assistance from the Civil Aviation Authority Norway, on Åsgard A. The audit was conducted in the period from 29 October to 8 November 2018.
On 22 and 23 November 2018, we carried out a major accident audit of Gassco at Nyhamna. The subject of the audit was emergency preparedness, follow-up of last year’s major accident audit and implementation of new requirements in the Major Accident Regulations.
We have carried out an audit of Equinor and technical safety on Troll C. The audit was conducted between 15 and 19 October 2018.